Specialist Teachers

                               Term One 2018

Art

 

Students in Foundation will be undertaking a variety of drawing and painting art activities in term one.

They will be learning about lines and shapes and using different mediums to explore these.

They will learn to identify primary and secondary colours and use these in their art work.

Students will also be given the opportunity to discuss their own and others’ artwork.

Students will be encouraged throughout every art lesson to share how and what they feel about art work.

 

Students in Grade One/Two will be undertaking a variety of drawing and painting art activities in term one.

Students will be experimenting with lines, different paints and techniques to create self-portraits.

The students will learn about the artist Kandinsky and create their own group project using textas and pencils.

Students will be learning about perspective and shading and using this knowledge to create a landscape, experimenting with a variety of painting tools to create different effects.

Students will be encouraged throughout every art lesson to share how and what they feel about art work.

 

Students in Grade Three/Four will be undertaking a variety of drawing and painting art activities in term one.

Students will be learning about shading and sketching 3D objects. They will use watercolours and experiment with colours and brushstrokes.

Students will be using their knowledge of 3D to create tunnel pictures and use colour with pencils and pastels.

Students will learn about how different mediums react with others and create pictures using wax crayons and watercolour paints.

Students will be encouraged throughout every art lesson to share how and what they feel about art work.


Students in Grade Five/Six will be undertaking a variety of drawing and painting art activities in term one.

Students will be learning about pattern and lines to create dream catchers and use a watercolour wash to go over their drawings.

Students will be learning about Pablo Picasso and his painting principles. They will be creating their own self-portrait using this concept and painting onto a different medium being fence palings.

Students will being learning about 3D drawing using line and colour by drawing their hands.

Students will be encouraged throughout every art lesson to share how and what they feel about art work.

Robyn Beer


 

Physical Education


Foundation: Welcome to Foundation! We will start our Physical Education off by performing some basic skills and movement patterns, with and without equipment, in a range of places around the school. We will discuss why it’s important to the follow rules and procedures and how to use equipment and space safely. Can you make all the letters of the alphabet with your body? Can you move like snail? How about a tall giraffe? We’ll have a great time this term finding out the answer to these questions. Don’t forget your hat and drink bottle.

 

 

Grade 1 / 2:  Welcome back sports fans! Term One is set to be FUN! FUNdamental that is!  We will be developing a number of motor skills – skills like running, jumping and leaping! We will be also be playing a number of games that we can we can put these skills to the test. So let’s leap on in and get started! Don’t forget your hat and drink bottle.

 

Grade 3 / 4: Welcome to Grade 3 / 4 Physical Education – the serious stuff starts here! Good luck to those of you wishing to make our school teams.  We will be starting the term off with some throwing and catching skills – as they say “dropped catches, lose matches”. So we will be getting our fielding up to scratch. To practise, we will put our skills under pressure with a number of games in rounders, tee-ball, cricket and softball.  Don’t forget unit sport every Friday.

Grade 5 / 6:  Welcome back Champions! Welcome to Grade 5 / 6! The big time! It’s Summer Sport term – so very soon you will be choosing your summer sport for the Interschool Tournament. Basketball, Cricket, Softball or Rounders - Which one will you choose? Training for the tournament starts at unit sport on February 16th .  GO WANDONG! 

 

Cal Fearn